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NSK Community Series: Best Concert Moments

I’m putting together a best of video for the site. I’m not currently sure if it’s going to be a Top 5 or Top 10 list, it’s largely dependent on how many pieces I can get together. So if you’re interested in contributing, I’m asking for your favorite AKB48 Concert …

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NSK042 – You Didn’t Watch Ponytail?

Recorded April 30th, 2011. This week on NSK the guys talk about Anamanaguchi, Peelander-z, Momoiro Sparkling, Everyday Kachusha, and why Tron hasn’t watched last year’s PV of the year. Also a discussion on dressing cool. Opening: AKB48 – Romance, Irane Closing: Mano Erina – Ambitious Girls [download]

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Here We Go Again: HKT48

Akimoto Yasushi, you dog. Another lucky local area will have their own 48 group: HKT48, based in Hakata, a ward in Fukuoka, Japan. The man can’t help but spread the 48 love I guess. At this rate, I can’t say I’m surprised. This is starting to look like a serious …

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Election Promotions (Day 1)

It’s begun. You’ve Got A Bunch of Videos to Watch. The Senbatsu Election Promotions have started. It’s time to start pulling for your favorite members. So let’s proceed with Ishida Anna. SKE48 Team KII, the girl I discovered. You think she has what it takes to get voted high in …

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It Could Happen To You…

About halfway through the concert, I was struck by an arrow. There was a realization that there was girl on stage I did not recognize. Who was she? Long black hair. Blank expression. To be honest, a little plain looking, especially when put next to the likes of Momoko, Risako, …

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2011 Sakura-Con Berryz Video Journal

NSK’s Ayrton ‘Tron’ Travina put his new smart phone to good use and took videos during our stay at Sakura Con. We’ll improve on how we do video coverage of conventions from now on, but enjoy a summary of the convention through Tron’s eyes:

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NSK041 – Sakura-Con Wrap Up

Recorded April 24th, 2011. This week on NSK the guys were in Seattle for Sakura-Con. They sit down to talk about the experience seeing Berryz Koubou from the Advance CD Purchase to the Q&A. From the Autographs to the Live Concert. It’s a Berry filled Podcast! Opening: Berryz Koubou – …

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